The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Java Developer
Rank 810 832 788
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Java Developer 68 61 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.059% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.063% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 60 52 84
Average salary £23,750 £23,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £50,000 £38,550
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.32%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Graduate Java Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer within the UK.

Graduate Java Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Graduate Java Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Graduate Java Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Graduate Java Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +3 65 £23,000 -2.12% 13
Yorkshire -5 14 £22,000 +10.00% 2
East of England - 14 £22,000 - 1
Essex - 13 £22,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -3 11 £22,000 +10.00% 2
London -11 11 £29,000 -17.14% 4
South East -29 11 £26,000 +10.63% 2
Chelmsford - 10 £22,000 -
North West -3 9 £21,500 +7.50% 2
Leeds -1 8 £22,000 +10.00% 1
Berkshire -8 7 £26,000 -
Newbury - 6 £26,000 -
Blackburn - 6 £21,500 - 1
Lancashire - 6 £21,500 - 1
East Midlands +20 5 £23,000 +15.00%
City of London +4 5 £29,000 +1.75% 1
Nottinghamshire +12 4 £23,000 +15.00%
Nottingham +10 4 £23,000 +8.23%
North Yorkshire - 3 £22,500 -
Manchester -11 2 £26,500 +32.50% 1
Teddington - 2 £27,500 -
New Malden - 2 £27,500 -
Kent - 2 £32,500 -
Wimbledon - 2 £27,500 -
Scotland +3 1 £25,500 -
Buckinghamshire +2 1 £22,500 -2.17%
Milton Keynes -3 1 £22,500 -2.17%
Cheshire -4 1 £21,500 +7.50%
West Sussex -10 1 £25,000 -4.76%
South West -16 1 £25,000 +11.11% 1

Graduate Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Graduate Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate Java Developer in their job title.

1 166 (100.00%) Java
2 94 (56.63%) Degree
3 66 (39.76%) JavaScript
4 60 (36.14%) Computer Science
5 59 (35.54%) HTML
6 55 (33.13%) SQL
7 53 (31.93%) CSS
8 43 (25.90%) Finance
9 41 (24.70%) Software Engineering
10 40 (24.10%) Spring
10 40 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (20.48%) J2EE
12 33 (19.88%) Hibernate
13 31 (18.67%) E-Commerce
14 30 (18.07%) OO
15 26 (15.66%) C#
16 20 (12.05%) Linux
17 19 (11.45%) .NET
18 18 (10.84%) XML
18 18 (10.84%) TDD
19 17 (10.24%) Oracle
20 15 (9.04%) C++
20 15 (9.04%) Unit Testing
21 14 (8.43%) UNIX
21 14 (8.43%) JUnit
21 14 (8.43%) MVC
22 13 (7.83%) JBoss
22 13 (7.83%) SQL Server
22 13 (7.83%) Maven
22 13 (7.83%) Mathematics

Graduate Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Graduate Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (7.83%) JBoss
2 10 (6.02%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.82%) Apache Solr
4 6 (3.61%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.81%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.81%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.60%) Liferay
7 1 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (4.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.01%) SaaS
1 5 (3.01%) Force.com
2 2 (1.20%) GitHub
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.60%) iSCSI
1 1 (0.60%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (0.60%) Intranet
1 1 (0.60%) Internet
1 1 (0.60%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.63%) MySQL
3 9 (5.42%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.01%) DB2
4 5 (3.01%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.81%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.60%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (8.43%) JUnit
2 13 (7.83%) Maven
3 11 (6.63%) Eclipse
4 7 (4.22%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.81%) jMock
5 3 (1.81%) Ant
5 3 (1.81%) ClearCase
5 3 (1.81%) Subversion
6 2 (1.20%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.20%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (1.20%) JBehave
6 2 (1.20%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.20%) Hudson
6 2 (1.20%) Mockito
7 1 (0.60%) TestLink
7 1 (0.60%) Selenium
7 1 (0.60%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.60%) Gradle
7 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.60%) JIRA
General
1 43 (25.90%) Finance
2 12 (7.23%) Advertising
3 9 (5.42%) Banking
4 5 (3.01%) Retail
4 5 (3.01%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.01%) Games
5 3 (1.81%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.81%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.81%) Automotive
6 2 (1.20%) Legal
6 2 (1.20%) Electronics
7 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.60%) Marketing
7 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (35.54%) HTML
2 53 (31.93%) CSS
3 40 (24.10%) Spring
4 34 (20.48%) J2EE
5 33 (19.88%) Hibernate
6 19 (11.45%) .NET
7 18 (10.84%) XML
8 13 (7.83%) Java EE
9 11 (6.63%) JSP
10 9 (5.42%) ASP.NET
10 9 (5.42%) Web Services
11 8 (4.82%) JSON
11 8 (4.82%) REST
12 6 (3.61%) jQuery
13 5 (3.01%) EJB
13 5 (3.01%) Struts
13 5 (3.01%) XSLT
13 5 (3.01%) J2SE
13 5 (3.01%) JSTL
14 4 (2.41%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 60 (36.14%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.83%) Mathematics
3 7 (4.22%) Open Source
4 5 (3.01%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.01%) Physics
5 4 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.81%) User Experience
6 3 (1.81%) Market Risk
6 3 (1.81%) Derivative
6 3 (1.81%) Chemistry
6 3 (1.81%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.20%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.60%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.60%) DTV
8 1 (0.60%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.60%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.05%) Linux
2 14 (8.43%) UNIX
3 2 (1.20%) Windows
4 1 (0.60%) Android
4 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (24.70%) Software Engineering
2 40 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (18.67%) E-Commerce
4 30 (18.07%) OO
5 18 (10.84%) TDD
6 15 (9.04%) Unit Testing
7 14 (8.43%) MVC
8 12 (7.23%) OOD
9 11 (6.63%) Automated Testing
10 7 (4.22%) Scrum
11 6 (3.61%) Project Management
11 6 (3.61%) Web Application Development
12 5 (3.01%) Web Development
13 3 (1.81%) Mobile Application Development
13 3 (1.81%) Analytics
13 3 (1.81%) OOP
13 3 (1.81%) OOA/OOD
13 3 (1.81%) SOA
13 3 (1.81%) Business Analysis
14 2 (1.20%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (100.00%) Java
2 66 (39.76%) JavaScript
3 55 (33.13%) SQL
4 26 (15.66%) C#
5 15 (9.04%) C++
6 6 (3.61%) Python
7 3 (1.81%) Groovy
7 3 (1.81%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.81%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.20%) Lua
9 1 (0.60%) Scala
9 1 (0.60%) C
9 1 (0.60%) Perl
9 1 (0.60%) PHP
9 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 94 (56.63%) Degree
2 7 (4.22%) PhD
3 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.81%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (10.24%) Oracle
2 5 (3.01%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.20%) Sybase
4 1 (0.60%) SAP
4 1 (0.60%) Adobe
4 1 (0.60%) Apple
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus, Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £22000 per annum + parking, v interesting work, flexibility
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £24k - 28k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 18 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus + Benefits + Great Working Environment
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 25 days ago